Nursing Program Preceptor Orientation. Objectives. To review the key components of the Nursing Program. To understand the roles and responsibilities of the student, preceptor and faculty liaison. To learn about resources available during this experience.
Nursing ProgramPreceptor Orientation
To review the key components of the Nursing Program.
To understand the roles and responsibilities of the student, preceptor and faculty liaison.
To learn about resources available during this experience.
Mission: The Nursing Program’s mission is to educate future nursing leaders to provide innovative, high quality, accessible academic programs in the geographic regions of Keene and beyond. We teach practices that promote the health and well-being of diverse individuals, families, communities, populations, and systems. We graduate competent nurses who make sound clinical judgments, communicate effectively, and make practice decisions using the best evidence available.
Philosophy:Available at http://www.keene.edu/ksc/assets/files/9490/student_handbook_2013-15.pdf
The NH Nurse Practice Act, NUR 602.15 Preceptor/Clinical Teacher: http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/rules/state_agencies/nur100-800.html
Standards for Accreditation of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing Practice
This clinical capstone course provides experience as a nursing leader to direct the provision of quality health care by interdisciplinary teams. These clinical experiences promote skills of decision-making for groups, of management within health care organizations, to institute and test quality control methods, and to promote the application of research in nursing practice. Students select individual nursing care settings for providing nursing care experiences that support their goals for practice. Contracts are completed with preceptors as mentors. Graded Pass/Fail.
This is a 6 credit course. One credit equals 3 clinical hours. Based on a 14 week semester, the total clinical hours for this course is 252 hours.
Please review the roles and responsibilities located in the on-line preceptor tab.
At any time if you have questions or concerns please contact your faculty liaison.
If the faculty liaison is not available, please contact the Nursing Program at 603.358.2533 or [email protected]
The Mason Library at Keene State College (http://www.keene.edu/academics/library) is a resource to you. If you would like to access this resource please contact your faculty liaison.
Thank you for being a preceptor! We value your time, talent, and energy as we prepare the Nurse of the Future for entry-level practice to our discipline of nursing!